Act Early Network/Webinar: COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs for People with Disabilities – May 26
Act Early Network
Webinar: COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs for People with Disabilities – May 26 from 3-4 PM
Early registration is required. Registration closes 1 hour before the live webinar begins.
COVID-19 vaccines are important tools to reduce the spread of COVID-19, especially for people with disabilities. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that anyone eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine should get it, as well as continue to follow safety precautions like wearing a mask, washing hands, and avoiding crowds. Come hear frequently asked questions (FAQs) about COVID-19 vaccines that people with disabilities should consider. This webinar will outline the CDC guidelines, as well as explore solutions to challenges people with disabilities may experience regarding accessing COVID-19 vaccines, like making an appointment for vaccination. Participants will receive tips, resources, and guidance regarding the available vaccines as we collectively navigate this challenging time.
Upon completion of this webinar participants will be able to:
- Identify 3 positive impacts of COVID-19 vaccinations for people with disabilities.
- Describe 3 solutions for challenges accessing COVID-19 vaccines that some people with disabilities experience.
- Identify 3 COVID-19 vaccine resources to support health for people with disabilities.
Continuing Education Credits:
Participants in this webinar will qualify for CEUs through the AAC Institute and CRCs through the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC).